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Total: 755

Processor
3.06C2D: 264
3.33C2D: 22
2.66i5: 156
2.8i7: 313

 

Screen Size
21.5": 18
27": 737

 

Hard Drive Size
500GB": 11
1TB": 666
2TB": 78

Batch (Week Built)

09-39: 6
09-40: 3
09-41: 5
09-42: 15
09-43: 40
09-44: 22
09-45: 63
09-46: 99
09-47: 109
09-48: 82
09-49: 57
09-50: 106
09-51: 37
09-52: 31
09-53: 25
10-01: 25
10-02: 6
10-03: 3
10-04: 3
10-06: 1
10-08: 2
10-13: 1
10-14: 2
10-16: 1
10-17: 1
10-18: 1
10-19: 2
10-23: 1
10-25: 1
10-28: 3
10-33: 1
10-42: 1

Courier
Fedex: 256
UPS: 168
DHL: 99
TNT: 2
Store: 230

Country
Australia: 36
Austria: 7
Belgium: 15
Brazil: 2
Bulgaria: 1
Canada: 45
Denmark: 10
Finland: 9
France: 28
Germany: 64
Greece: 1
Hong Kong: 3
Ireland: 4
Italy: 33
Japan: 2
Korea: 2
Luxembourg: 1
Mexico: 5
Netherlands: 25
New Zealand: 2
Norway: 15
Poland: 2
Portugal: 3
Singapore: 5
Spain: 22
Swedan: 12
Switzerland: 11
Taiwan: 4
Thailand: 1
UK: 77
USA: 308

Source Specs Comments
vaughnbrian 27" 3.33 Core2Duo 1TB My first 27in i5 iMac came in early November, it was produced on week 45..Flickering and black outs were noticed one or two days after getting it. After 5 calls and a trip to a Apple authorized tech. who could not reproduce the problem..Finally Apple sent... Read More
physik 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB No problem for first few days. Short flicker now every 5-15 minutes :o(
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB this is the second imac....
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Can't believe it! My REPLACEMENT i7 also has flickering and black out issues and just like my previous iMac also a stuck pixel. What is going on with the QC at Apple?? They are also being fairly evasive replacing it again so I'm considering asking for a... Read More
elong21 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Display goes haywire on occasion after waking up from sleep (so does second 30" Cinema HD display) - resolution changes on main display and secondary display gets horizontal lines everywhere. Display problems and sometimes a CD/DVD will not get recognized... Read More
Painchiller 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Screen flicker and yellow tone...
josephliu 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Started flickering and freezing with the bottom half above the top half like everyone else. Very intermittent seems to only happen after fresh boot up. Leave the computer on and it will be fine for days.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Infrequent screen Flickering nano-second blackouts N/A
27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB I only had the flicker issue once when gaming in COD4 but it continued after exit and carried on occasionally for a couple of hours, I powereded it off and left of for an hour and the issue didnt return, I have today applied the update v1.0 so I am... Read More
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 2nd replacement, some kind of coverup Runs very, very hot
Stargolem 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB The yellow tinge is minimal but still visible from top left to bottom right...
drzeus 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Yes I can confirm that I am still experiencing flickering issues even AFTER the firmware update. In fact I applied and only 1-2 hrs later thinking it had fixed things the flickering has started again. It's less severe than it previously was but it most... Read More
nanoamp 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Although used daily, I had flicker just once. I had blanking and tearing, with menu bar displaced to halfway, a couple of weeks ago. Reboot seemed to fix it. Yesterday I did the firmware update, and then today, I've had about 10 minutes of flickering to... Read More
sorincostache 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB i was so exited to get my new iMac 27" but as soon as i plugged it in started to flicker and behave just as described, for the top of the line "quadcore duo" this should not have happened. Anyway i took it back and there were no problems returning it. I... Read More
NanoSour 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Well it took 11 days, but I finally got the flickering screen. Week 50 i7 here with 8 GB and 1 TB HD. Never noticed a flicker and any defect prior to today. Got the computer on Friday the 11th and have used it pretty regularly including heavy graphics... Read More
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB screen goes black for split second
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Very dissapointed with apple,I only purchased this computer because my macBook pro of only 2 years old had a video card problem that apple quoted me $2100 to fix Glass does not seem to be secured at the bottom of my screen
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Flickering display, blackouts, and, under certain system configurations, tearing. Have been dealing with morons for over 3 months on these issues. Got a new moron with no continuity of care. They had me spend 2 hours reinstalling/updating the operating... Read More
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Flickering display, blackouts, and, under certain system configurations, tearing. Have been dealing with morons for over 3 months on these issues. Got a new moron with no continuity of care. They had me spend 2 hours reinstalling/updating the operating... Read More
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Always shuttinging the iMac down does not help. It's my habit to shut down at end of work and I still see the symptoms. Divided Screen, menubar 1/4 way down the screen. Popping noises when screen flickers
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Screen flickers and blacks out for a second every 10-15 seconds
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Downloaded firmware update and the system message was that the imac did not require the update, indicating that it shipped with the update.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB serious yellow screen issue (didn't get any better by tilting the screen or whatsoever)
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Increased flickering after about 2 weeks of usage. Second iMac I got, same problem.
melonee 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB I've returned it to the store they have changed a fan that was running on low capacity but it has changed nothing as far as display issues Screen distortion or offset
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Bad flash performance
27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Flickering, Horizontal Band, screen blackout
narcosis 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB everything is fine APART from the damn display. SEEMS to affect only primary display; Secondary display does not seem to flicker. Also - reseting PRAM "seems" to help. Offset Screen display problem; bottom scrolls over to top
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Flickering and shifting display even after update, replacement is orderd